UBS Financial Services Senior Data Scientist / Analyst (m/w), 80-100% in Zürich, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you interested in information and looking at new ways of using it to solve problems? Do you have strong analytical skills and a passion for understanding the \"why\" and \"how\" as much as the \"what\"? We are looking for someone to contribute to data analytics development and delivery within Business Risk Management Switzerland. Among other tasks you will help us on:

  • designing and implementing innovative data analytics solutions such as dynamic risk dashboards

  • finding new ways to identify risk patterns

  • establishing relationships with business stakeholders to identify and address Business Risk Management relevant risk areas in the organization

  • actively collaborating with other teams and Subject Matter Experts to identify relevant data sources, help develop value-add assessments and properly measure level of risk

  • driving and supporting the development of new innovation technologies such as machine learning and automation/robotics

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

Business Risk Management UBS Switzerland (BRM UBS CH) supports front units and a variety of stakeholders in the implementation and maintenance of business risk analysis and controls. Measures for mitigating risk are defined, taken up in the competent bodies and implemented.

The Data Analytics, Solutions and Reporting Team is part of BRM UBS CH and responsible for analysis, data sourcing, operation and further development of BRM applications and reporting in connection with the controls to be implemented. Besides supporting diverse stakeholders, the team primarily assists teams of subject-matter experts of different risk taxonomies.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • a university degree, preferably in an analytical field (Math, Statistics, Physics, Finance or IT)

  • minimum 3 years of relevant work experience related to the above mentioned responsibilities

  • strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • expertise in several data science tools & techniques like Python, R, SAS

  • expertise in visualizing data using Tableau, Microsoft BI or similar tools

  • a foundational understanding of SQL

  • strong communication and presentation skills and the ability to explain technical concepts to a non-technical audience

  • experience in applying advanced statistical techniques (descriptive statistics, statistical modeling, machine learning etc.)

  • a basic understanding of risk management

  • a sound knowledge of WM and P&C data and business processes and good project management skills

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 168918BR

Business Divisions: Personal & Corporate Banking

Title: Senior Data Scientist / Analyst (m/w), 80-100%

City: Zürich

Job Type: Full Time, Part Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Information Technology (IT), Quantitative Analysis, Research